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Bourg-en-Bresse 2016 Back to references

Location Bourg-en-Bresse, France
Plant capacity 66.000 ton/year of mixed waste + 7.500 ton/year of green waste
Digestion capacity 40.000 ton/year
Waste type Organic fraction of MSW & green waste
Start-up 2016

Each year, about 66 000 tons of mixed waste and 7 500 tons of green waste are treated in this plant. After anaerobic digestion, a wet separation and cleanup process (SORDISEP) is used to produce high quality compost from mixed household waste.

You can find more information about the SORDISEP process here.